Ex- Guns N Roses and current Velvet Revolver guitarist, Slash, plays an eerie cover from the 1972 Italian-American mob flick, The Godfather. You’ll notice Slash’s tempo on guitar is a bit faster than the original “Waltz” version. Another part of the guitarist’s style that really stands out is his aggressive and sustained bends–which brings the song to an entirely new level. Slash brought piano, bass and drums into the mix for an even more dramatic feel to the song. Watch both versions below and tell us what you think.
Buckcherry pre-interview – Almost immediately after introducing myself to Buckcherry’s manager, I was led backstage to have a talk with guitarist and founding member Keith Nelson’s guitar tech. While stringing up one of Keith’s many Les Pauls, he took me through the vast array of boutique gear that makes up Keith’s signature tone. […]
How To Become A Successful Music Artist? Music is a funny thing. From the time we are first inspired to pick up the guitar or any other instrument, most of us dream of stardom.
The funny thing is, most bands that reach that mega-stardom level will tell you all is not quite that sunny. While they do have the above-mentioned items going for them, they also have a sea of detractors who see them as having sold out to become as popular as they are. […]